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The Children's Writers & Illustrators of BC

Discover sparkling stories and illuminating art in brilliant books by BC authors and illustrators.

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BC writers and illustrators connect literary and artistic communities and partner with educators to inspire kids and teens!

CWILL BC– the Children's Writers & Illustrators of BC

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We bring books to life!

"I love having illustrators visit our school and our students are absolutely mesmerized by them. Illustrations are what bring a book alive... Every year I try and have at least one illustrator visit our school... It has always been a very memorable visit."

- Julie Desmarais
Blueridge Elementary (North Vancouver)
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If you're a published author or illustrator, consider joining CWILL BC. You'll meet creative, like-minded individuals and become part of an organization that actively promotes itself—and the cause of literacy—across a variety of media and through special events.

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10/17/2018 3:46:07 PM
You’re invited! If you’re in the Okanagan on October 20 or 24, I hope you’ll come by!
9/28/2018 12:20:33 PM
Linda DeMeulemeester and Beryl Young invite you to attend a launch of their middle-grade novels – Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 at 7 pm Book Warehouse | 4118 Main Street, Vancouver Linda’s book is The Mystery of Croaker’s Island and Beryl’s … Continue reading
9/26/2018 8:17:06 AM
Author Caroline Woodward and Carol Evans announce a book tour to launch A West Coast Summer. Tuesday, October 2nd, 4 pm Tofino Community Theatre 380 Campbell Street, Tofino Slide show presentation and Q&A with author and artist All children and … Continue reading
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